Archive for the fantasy Tag

Successful Interns: Bradley Englert

Our English department internship coordinator, Dr. Angela Jones, has helped build connections with many businesses and organizations over the years, providing students with a wide range of internship opportunities. While this is a fantastic resource, all students are encouraged to form their own relationships with employers to develop internships outside of the department. By doing this, English majors can truly
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Terry Bisson: On Writing, Reading, and Realism

On Wednesday, March 26th, Terry Bisson visited Western Kentucky University for the Creative Writing Reading Series. By 7 p.m. Cherry Hall 125 was packed full of students, professors, readers, writers, and friends of Terry Bisson to hear him read some of his award-winning science fiction. I have to admit, it was probably the best Reading Series event I’d been to,
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Speaking Out for Fantasy

I have the privilege of taking Dr. Bell’s Fantasy Writing course this spring. Although the semester just began, the class is proving to be a fantastic and important part of my education. I feel compelled by my past and my future aspirations as a writer to spend some time discussing the genre of fantasy, or rather what I’ve learned about it so
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